What does the word toga mean?

Usage examples for toga

  1. And there, on the rostrum, a musician behind him supplying the la from a flute, the air filled with gold motes, Caesar, his toga becomingly adjusted, a jewelled hand extended, opened for the defence. – Imperial Purple by Edgar Saltus
  2. There is also a certain diffusion of European manners and even dress, resembling in some degree what took place even in such a remote province of the Roman empire as Britain, where, as we know from Tacitus, it was made a reproach against the Romanising Britons that they were abandoning their own costume for the Roman toga and adopting the manners of their conquerors. – Studies in Literature and History by Sir Alfred Comyn Lyall
  3. Of course it's meant for the Imperatrix- the Toga- the Ninth Century- the Spook. – Leonie of the Jungle by Joan Conquest